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Posted on July 9, 2013 by Admin

IRCTC to launch SMS-based Rail ticketing service from 1 July

New Delhi, June 11: Come July and you can book your train ticket by sending an SMS. Keeping an eye on the growing mobile phone market in India, IRCTC will launch SMS-based ticketing from 1 July and a dedicated number will be announced soon for this. Describing the step as environment-friendly as no print-out is Read More

Posted on July 9, 2013 by Admin

IRCTC offers train tickets on non-internet mobile phones from July 1 – Business Standard

In an effort to ease its ticketing services to facilitate passengers and to tap the mobile phone market, Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC),a public sector undertaking of the ministry of railways, will be launchingĀ  a pilot project of ticketing through non-internet-based mobile phones with effect from July 1 onwards. The project will enable Read More

Posted on July 8, 2013 by Admin

IRCTC announces ‘stand-in-queue-to-book-tickets’ service

In an innovative step that will generate employment and ensure service, IRCTC has announced a new tatkal ticket booking system that won’t hang at the last minute. “After unending complaints about ‘service unavailable’ and ‘connection error’ troubles, we have been able to figure out the problem – internet,” an Indian Railways official told Faking News, “Therefore, we Read More

Posted on July 8, 2013 by Admin

Railway Ticket Reservation: Its Easy to book Railway Tickets via irctc …

The railway minister Pawan Bansal, has made an announcement with an aim to increase the traffic holding of the website, increase in the count of users over the website, to upgrade the Indian rail ticket booking website on the latest technology to handle more than 1 Lakh users on a real-time. As per Indian Railway Read More

Posted on July 8, 2013 by Admin

Airtel Money ties up with IRCTC to offer train ticket booking on mobile phones

Airtel Money, the mobile wallet from Bharti Airtel, has tied up with Indian Railways Catering And Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to offer mobile based ticket reservations for over 185 million customers country wide. Besides booking tickets via Airtel Money, customers using Airtel connections can search for stations, trains, availability, PNR enquiry, cancellation by dialing *400# to access a USSD system, without Read More

Posted on July 8, 2013 by Admin

How to Book Rail Tickets by SMS, mobile phone without Internet?

How to Book Rail Tickets by SMS, mobile phone without Internet? Jaganmohan Krishnamoorthy’s insight:How to Book Ticket by Phone:To access the system, a user will have to get a mobile money account opened from his/her bank or through mobile money providing agencies, as approved by the Reserve Bank of India. Users can also book tickets Read More

Posted on July 7, 2013 by Admin

Book train tickets using feature phones

Indian Railways Catering & Tourism Corporation (IRCTC),a public sector undertaking of the Ministry of Railways is launching a pilot project of issuing train tickets through feature (non-internet based mobile) phones with effect from 1st July, 2013. This will enable people using non-internet based mobile phones to easily access Railway ticketing services through SMS/IVRS/USSD. The Read More

Posted on July 7, 2013 by Admin

Railways revises money refund rules

India, June 26 — Indian Railways has revised its refund rules which will come into effect from July 1. The amendments are aimed at simplifying, increasing processing efficiency and reduction in bogus refund claims. The Railway Passengers (cancellation of ticket and refund of fare) Rules, 1998 had not been substantially revised in the last 15 Read More